It Isn’t Cricket

I have, more than once (both on this side of the Atlantic, and the ‘other’), been invited to a lunchtime meeting. As if the actual timing of said event wasn’t unsociable enough, by way of invitation, it was suggested we “brown-bag” it.

It’s bad enough to endure the fatuous content that so often pervades these insidious events as it is (pah – “meetings”); but to have them populated by those talking with their mouths full is simply unconscionable …

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3 comments

      1. I was shocked here in the US – when I was told by my boss that the Dell rep was coming in this afternoon but that he was going to ‘blow him off’
        I said “I think that must mean something different here”.

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